Ask a Disney Question: Adding the Dining Plan When You Have an Annual Pass

This question comes from Kristen, who asks: I've tried finding this on the Disney website, with no luck. We're considering an Annual Pass (either purchasing or through getting married there), and I was wondering how it works with the DDP. I tried playing around the reservations on the website, but I could only get it to come up by booking a package, a 6-night stay with a one-day park ticket. Seeing as you wonderful folks know the ins and outs more than I do, I figured you'd be my best place to … [Read more...]





Walt Disney World Dining: Breakfast at the Parks, or at the Resorts?

Sophie & Minnie at Cape May Cafe

 It’s one of the age-old questions asked about a Disney vacation:  Which is better, to eat breakfast at one of the resorts, or to eat breakfast at one of the parks?  As is so often the case when you are talking about this or that with regard to Disney, the answer is an unequivocal “It Depends!”However, a case can be made for both of these scenarios, and for this post, I’m going to show both sides of the equation with my real-life experiences so that you can understand that when … [Read more...]





Disney Snacks – Five Best Candy Stops at Walt Disney World

Downtown Disney Goofy's Candy Co

Disney foodies know there are plenty of desserts and snacks that can provide that sugar rush. But not only does Walt Disney World (WDW) offer inventive desserts, ice-cream concoctions that defy gravity, and the famous Dole Whip, it’s home to candy that would make Willy Wonka proud. Disney candy connoisseurs can find tasty selections throughout WDW. And while I’ll generally argue for sampling one of everything, there is a limit to the size of one’s stomach (and waistband). So here, in … [Read more...]





One of a Kind Dining – Le Cellier Steakhouse in Epcot

Canada-epcot

While planning our ADR's for our October 2010 trip, I knew one thing was for sure, we were going to Le Cellier one way or another. Many Disney World enthusiasts suggested the restaurant and just by looking at the menu, I knew I had to try it out. The thing about Le Cellier is that their food is so awesome that it is hard to get a reservation! It is a highly sought after dining experience in Epcot, and really needs to be booked as early as possible so you can try them! You cannot just walk … [Read more...]





The Magic Behind the ‘Company’ – Getting To Know Kristen

Germany Pavilion Food & Wine Festival 2009

Name? Kristen Where do you live? In An Enchanted CastleHow long have you been with Chip and Company? 6 monthsWhat topics do you write about? Snack and counter service food items and other Disney dining topicsFavorite C&C Writer? Myself :) (Followed by Aljon... I guess.)Do you have a Blog or Website? http://cookingwithmickey.infoWhat do you talk about there? Disney restaurants, food, recipes and news. Also cooking tips and personal recipes.Have a Facebook Page or … [Read more...]